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Viljandi Destination Guide

Explore Viljandi in Estonia.

Viljandi in the region of Viljandimaa with it's 20,309 inhabitants is a place in Estonia - some 80 mi (or 129 km) South of Tallinn, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Viljandi in Estonia

Current time in Viljandi is now 11:28 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Tallinn" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Riga, Daugavpils, Pskov, Viljandi, Viiratsi or Matapera. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

6°C / 42 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 5°C / 40 °F
Evening Temperature 4°C / 40 °F
Night Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 96%
Air Pressure 1010.7 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 16 km/h (10 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 18th of November 2017
Light rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 5°C (42 °F)
Night: 3°C (38 °F)
Sunday, 19th of November 2017
Light snow, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Light snow Day: 2°C (36 °F)
Night: 2°C (35 °F)
Monday, 20th of November 2017
Light snow, light breeze, broken clouds.
Light snow Day: 2°C (36 °F)
Night: -5°C (23 °F)

Videos

Flight from Tallinn to Viljandi and land...

03:20 min ( March 06, 2011 by Donmartin555)
Views: 695 - Rating: 5/5

Viljandi Paala järve värviline purskka...

00:33 min ( October 15, 2008 by atalv)
Views: 664 - Rating: 5/5

Viljandi Paala järve värviline purskkaev


Viljandimaa

04:59 min ( October 29, 2007 by viljandimaa)
Views: 991 - Rating: 5/5

Viljandi

Viljandi Linn

06:25 min ( June 11, 2008 by indrekuni)
Views: 2,387 - Rating: 5/5

Viljandi linnast lühike ülevaaade. www.viljandi.ee Welcome to Viljandi!


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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Viljandi

The Battle of Viljandi was a battle during the Livonian Crusade in 1211. The battle ended with no decisive victory for the invaders as they were unable to take the stronghold. They did however, manage to baptise the people inside the stronghold. In spring 1211, a larger objective for the Livonian Brothers of the Sword was to take the stronghold of Viljandi.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 58.36, 25.59 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1211 in Europe, 13th century in Estonia, Battles involving Estonia, Battles involving Letts, Battles involving Livs, Battles involving the Livonian Brothers of the Sword, Battles of the Livonian Crusade, Conflicts in 1211, Viljandi

Viljandi Castle

Viljandi castle of Teutonic Order, construction of which started 1224 in place of a former hillfort, was one of the strongest castles in Livonia. Finally destroyed in the Polish-Swedish wars in early 17th century, ruins of it now form a popular resort area in Viljandi, Estonia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 58.36, 25.59 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:13th-century establishments in Estonia, Buildings and structures in Viljandi County, Castles in Estonia, Castles of the Livonian Order

Lake Viljandi

Lake Viljandi (Estonian: Viljandi järv; 1.55 km²) is a lake in Viljandi County, Estonia. The lake lies in the deep primeval valley of Viljandi, depth 11 m, length 4.6 km, width 450 m. The Uueveski and Valuoja streams and a number of springs flow into the lake. In the south-western part of the lake the Raudna River flows out. The main fish in the lake are the bream, the roach, the perch and the pike. The lake and its shores make up the Viljandi landscape protection area.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 58.36, 25.59 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Lakes of Estonia, Viljandi

Viljandi linnastaadion

Viljandi linnastaadion is a multi-purpose stadium in Viljandi, Estonia. It is used mostly for football matches and hosts the matches of FC Viljandi. The stadium has 1,006 seats of which 400 are under the roof.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 58.36, 25.59 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1928 establishments in Estonia, Buildings and structures in Viljandi County, Event venues established in 1928, Football venues in Estonia, Multi-purpose stadiums in Estonia, Viljandi

Viljandi County

Viljandi County (Estonian: Viljandi maakond or Viljandimaa, German: Kreis Fellin), is one of 15 counties of Estonia. It is located in southern Estonia bordering Pärnu, Järva, Jõgeva, Tartu and Valga counties. 55,657 people live in Viljandi County – constituting 4.2% of the total population in Estonia (as of January 2009).

More reading: Viljandi County homepage
Located at 58.36, 25.59 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Counties of Estonia, Viljandi County

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